Bottomland Bur Oak (Quercus macrocarpa)
Height: 50-80’ / Rate of growth: medium
Sun: Requires Full Sun/ Soils: Prefers moist bottomland sites
Fall color: Yellow
This is a sub species of bur oak that prefers bottomland sites. Appearance is the same as the upland bur oak. Excellent firewood.The acorns on this subspecies will be considerably larger than the upland bur oak. The acorns are eaten by turkey, blue jay, grouse, deer and wood duck. It has not been proven, but this subspecies may be resistant to the bur oak blight.
These are bare root seedling stock sold in units of 25 seedlings. The price above is listed per individual seedling. A total price for your seedlings will appear in your cart and at check out. Sizes are measured in inches from the top of the root collar up. The roots of some seedlings may be trimmed for ease of planting and packaging purposes.